Atrial Fibrillation is a common heart disorder affecting more than 40,000 people in Ireland aged over 50 years old and many are not aware they have it.
Atrial Fibrillation symptoms can range from non-existent to severe. About 30% of people with AF have no symptoms and it is discovered by chance. If you are concerned you have an irregular heart rhythm, HeartRhythmCheck can reassure you.
Ireland’s most common cardiac rhythm disorder, atrial fibrillation, a serious cardiac condition that affects 3% of Irish adults by the time they are 60 increasing to over 10% at the age of 75 years old.
With atrial fibrillation, the heart is affected so that patients may develop heart failure and noticeably symptoms including shortness of breath, palpitation, dizziness, chest pain and tiredness.
If diagnosed with atrial fibrillation, blood thinners may be administered to reduce the risk of stroke.
What is Heart Rhythm Check
Specialist diagnostics check with Consultant Cardiologist and Electrophysiologist launching 2021.
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